Recorded on July 26, 2017
After considering the mixed messages and harmful messages children currently receive, this webinar will examine and define “consent” in the context of sexual assault prevention and sex education. Focus will be on the need to establish healthy boundaries, build healthy relationships, and promote human dignity. It is never too early for parents, educators and other professionals to teach children about consent in age-appropriate ways.
Technical Level: Basic. Law enforcement, social workers, forensic interviewers, sexual assault nurse examiners, victim advocates, juvenile court personnel, prosecutors and other child serving professionals would find this webinar to be beneficial.
From this webinar, you will learn how to: * Develop a working definition of “consent” in the context of sexual assault prevention and sex education * Recognize the mixed messages and harmful messages children receive * Consider age-appropriate messages that establish healthy boundaries and promote healthy relationships at preschool, elementary, middle school and high school levels
* Community Member * Court System Personnel * Law Enforcement * Social Workers * Tribes/Tribal Partners * Victim Service Providers